A CHINESE PITH PAPER PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICIAL.
Qing Dynasty, 19th Century.
The sitter with an intense gaze wearing a blue jacket with a second rank badge over a dragon robe and a ceremonial court necklace, mounted, glazed and contained in a lavish reticulated wood frame carved with figures, blossoms and butterflies, Painting 22 x 21.5cm, frame 36 x 48.5cm.
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